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Walls and Ruins Adjoining West of Lyneham House, Yealmpton

Description: Walls and Ruins Adjoining West of Lyneham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100500

OS Grid Reference: SX5784353444
OS Grid Coordinates: 257843, 53444
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3637, -4.0000

Location: Yealmpton, Devon PL8 2LG

Locality: Yealmpton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2LG

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Listing Text

Walls and ruins
adjoining west of
Lyneham House


Garden walls incorporating earlier ruins. C18 and earlier. The walls at the east end
adjoining the house and enclosing a courtyard (which now contains a swimming pool)
are C18, in red brick, Flemish bond, and with stone coping, the corner piers have
moulded granite ogee caps with ball finials. The back of the wall facing the yard is
of slate rubble.
At the west end the wall is of slate rubble and incorporates the ruins of the circa
C16 house or outbuildings. There is a large granite round-arched doorway with
continuous roll moulding and a late C16 chimneypiece with baluster pilasters and with
ornate Doric entablature.

Listing NGR: SX5784353444

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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